Daily Archives: January 22, 2009

Reversal of Mexico City policy off the table for anniversary of Roe v. Wade

UPDATE: Obama signature reversing Mexico City policy brings quick condemnation. SECOND UPDATE: Cardinal Rigali calls decision “very disappointing.” Despite some expectations that President Barack Obama would issue an executive order reversing the Mexico City policy on Jan. 22, it apparently … Continue reading

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A look back at the first March for Life

Today marks 36 years that pro-life groups have assembled in Washington to mark the 1973 Supreme Court’s landmark decision, Roe v. Wade.  At CNS we thought it would be interesting to see what we said about that first march on … Continue reading

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Catholic schools get nod from Congress

One day after the inaugural hoopla in Washington a quiet measure honoring the contributions of Catholic schools was approved by voice vote in the House. The measure praised Catholic schools for their academic accomplishments, education of minority students, and emphasis on values. It also supported the … Continue reading

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In advance of the March for Life …

The 36th March for Life begins in a few minutes (some of us are stuck at our desks), but here are some stories and photos from last night and this morning. Photos from last night’s vigil Mass at the Basilica … Continue reading

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